Qatar will be the host of the 2022 World Cup, and has underway what may total $100 billion in construction projects.
But the tiny emirate has a tiny native population, and 90% of those living there are foreigners. It is foreign laborers who will build all these new roads, stadiums, hotels, and the like, and it now emerges that they live and work in misery. The Guardian of London now reports a story entitled “Revealed: Qatar’s World Cup ‘Slaves.'” Read more »